Mark Christopher

KCTS COOKS (See if your on list for Saturday TV)


Mark Christopher is Host of KCTS9 Cooks.  Here is a list of some of the home cooks  (and recipes) who will share and prepare foods with Mark on LIVE TV (no practice, no rehearse).  About  200 recipes were submitted for a new Cook Book.  KCTS Cooks “EVERYDAY” (recipes) airs at 11am this Saturday (repeat 3pm). Do you see anyone here ... Read More »

Yes! on camping Memorial Day Weekend (info)

Potholes 1

Right about now you start thinking how fun it would be to go camping on Memorial Day weekend.  Most years we would see all the favorite places already taken and reserved weeks in advance.  Good news! Because of Discover Pass (Access to DNR lands), Boating Card (anyone operating watercraft over 15 hp motor) and gas prices, many have decided to ... Read More »

Whose COOKING on TV with Mark Christopher

Cooks 4

The final choices have been selected among many at home cooks   throughout the Puget Sound who submitted recipes for the  KCTS9 COOKS “EVERYDAY” Theme.  I’ll have a list later this week (recipe and guest cooks) who will be on LIVE TV (no second takes or rehearsal ) this Saturday from 11am-3pm on KCTS  (repeat 3pm-7pm)  The only show on ... Read More »

Mom-O Rama of Free, Discount & Specials From Faves (Mothers Day Deals)


Many of Mom’s favorite stores, restaurants, and places of fun are getting word out today what they have for your Mom.  What a great salute for this weekend of ‘Thanks Mom For All You Do!”  Here is a complete list of the deals and steals  for you to share with Mom.-Mark Christopher “Mothers Day Deals” Read More »

New Release Tuesday 5/6/14 (Adele hints and McLachlan here!)

Beaver sign

Adele has been tweeting Bye Bye 25 this week …is this indicating what the new album will be called?  She does favor “Age at time of release” for her album titles.  She hints that it will be a late in year release. Sarah Mclachlan is on the shelf today (4 years its been)  with her new  “SHINE ON” CD.  She ... Read More »

Seattle Cruise Ship Time…(All Season Schedule)


This will help you for business (when to staff extra)  and also your commute (unloading and traffic at waterfront)  here is a complete schedule of all ships and days of arrival and departures. It all begins this Saturday.-Mark Christopher Cruise Ship Seattle 2014 Read More »

10th Season, The Crab Boats are still the Stars! (where to see one)

Mark and Capt Phil at fundraiser

The photo here of the late  Capt Phil with Mark  still brings to mind all the fun this show brings to it’s  Seattle connection.  A few years ago Mark was instrumental in having one of the original crab boats open for tours. The FV Sea Star with Capt Larry Hendricks  was the test in 2005 for a new show called ... Read More »

Boat season begins this Saturday! (Info)

Racing Shells on Montlake Cut

So many of us get that calling right around the first Saturday each May.  To find a seat along the Montlake Cut in Seattle (On the Canal)  to watch the arrival of boating season.  Its the annual Opening Day Of Boating Parade and UW Crew Races too  (still one of the largest boating events nationwide).  Here are details of this ... Read More »

Shoreline Teddy Bear Patrol Appearance!


Thanks to everyone who has joined us at another fantastic WARM 106.9 ‘Teddy Bear Collection’ Event today at the Shoreline Bartell Drugs!  THANK-YOU for your donations here during our Teddy Bear Patrol Month. Special thanks to the Shoreline Community Emergency Response Team for stopping by and helping us collect bears! There’s still time to donate teddy bears to help kids, ... Read More »

Lake Fishing Hotspots Statewide (The List where the fish are!)

Opening day last year and yet I had lake all to myself!

Each year the Washington Dept. Of Fish and Wildlife have shared with me the Fish Plant of Washington State Lakes.   They also include a list and number count of where the Jumbo trout have been planted.  These are trout used at hatcheries who have been retired and set free.  These fish are the size of Salmon.  Last year Green Lake/Seattle ... Read More »